The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Sep 1898

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The schooner Two Brothers cleared for Oswego this morning.

The schooner Eliza White was expected in port from Toronto this evening.

The tug Thomson took three barges to Sodus Point last evening to load coal.

The steamer Kathadin has been chartered to bring corn from Chicago to Kingston at three cents a bushel.

The tug Hiram Easton and barge left for Ottawa today after discharging hardwood at the Grove Inn dock.

The schooner Fabiola was expected to arrive today from Charlotte with a cargo of coal for James Swift & Co.

The sloop H.M. Ballou, from Adolphustown, unloaded 3,000 bushels of wheat at Richardsons' elevator this morning.

The tug James A. Walker arrived up from Montreal today with four light barges, and returned again with four barges, grain laden.

The steamer Charles A. Eddy, aground at Mackinac Island, has been released, and is leaking badly. About 900 tons of her cargo of iron ore were jettisoned.

The steamer Superior City, from Duluth, entered Buffalo on Wednesday with a record-breaking cargo. It consisted of 190,000 bushels of wheat, 40,000 bushels of flaxseed, or 6,820 tons.

p.6 General Paragraphs - The schooner Two Brothers cleared today for Oswego to load coal for Booth & Co.

The schooner Annandale arrived at noon today with a cargo of coal from Charlotte.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Sep 1898